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Barriers to cardiovascular disease risk scoring and primary prevention in Europe.

Abstract:

The prevalence and burden of cardiovascular disease (CVD) is high, and it remains the leading cause of death worldwide. Unfortunately, many individuals who are at high risk for CVD are not recognized and/or treated. Therefore, programs are available to ensure individuals at risk for CVD are identified through appropriate risk classification and offered optimal preventative interventions. The use of algorithms to determine a global risk score may help to achieve these goals. Such global risk-s...

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10.1093/qjmed/hcq122

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Engineering Science
Sub department:
Institute of Biomedical Engineering
Role:
Author
Journal:
QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians
Volume:
103
Issue:
10
Pages:
727-739
Publication date:
2010-10-01
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EISSN:
1460-2393
ISSN:
1460-2725
Source identifiers:
122502
Language:
English
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pubs:122502
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uuid:13b604b4-bbbe-46b0-9436-649d16db795a
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pubs:122502
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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